SMEC has extensive experience in the provision of environmentally sustainable services for infrastructure projects that balance the competing demands of the community, the environment and economic viability. SMEC is focused on achieving equilibrium between short-term planning horizons of projects and long-term needs of the environment. SMEC has advanced skills in environmental engineering and environmental science.
To address a broad spectrum of environmental protection and biodiversity conservation issues, SMEC provides technical advice in: physical and earth sciences, water sciences, marine, freshwater and terrestrial ecological sciences, Environmental Impact Assessments, contamination and waste management, socio-economics, environmental auditing, design and planning services.
SMEC provides professional services in the areas of environment, waste management, land management, coastal, sustainability and contamination. SMEC employs a wide range of scientific and engineering specialists, including: environmental scientists, hydrologists, hydrogeologists, waste specialists, water engineers, ecologists, geomorphologists, economists, planners, landscape architects, water chemists and social scientists. SMEC understands the importance of the environment and is committed to providing both knowledge and experience to ensure quality outcomes into the future.
Within the Environment sector, SMEC’s capabilities extend through all stages of the project from project conception to completion. SMEC's services include: pre-feasibility and feasibility studies, field investigations, laboratory testing, computer modelling, design, preparation of tender and contract documents, tender evaluation, contract management and construction supervision, quality assurance, commissioning, operation and maintenance, training and overall project management.